Costco recalls some of its lean ground beef
Costco, based in Coon Rapids, Minn., is recalling an undetermined amount of lean fresh ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli bacteria, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
The product subject to recall is 383 units of 88 percent lean fresh ground beef (88/12). It bears the Costco item number 33724 under the Costco label.
This product was sold directly to 342 consumers in a Costco located at 12547 Riverdale Blvd., Coon Rapids, Minn., between Sept. 4 and Sept. 7.